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Aug 28, 2014 | 12:07 PM CDT

Botox Injections Could Be Key to Cutting Cancer Growth

Botox Injections Could Be Key to Cutting Cancer Growth

Botox injections may help battle cancer, according to data from medical trials published in Science Translational Medicine.

Aug 21, 2014 | 11:20 AM CDT

Scientists Report Sunscreen Ingredients Toxic to Ocean Inhabitants

Scientists Report Sunscreen Ingredients Toxic to Ocean Inhabitants

When certain sunscreen ingredients wash off skin and into the sea, they can become toxic to some of the ocean's tiniest inhabitants, which are the main course for many other marine animals.

Jul 31, 2014 | 04:09 PM CDT

12 Silicone Myths Exploded

12 Silicone Myths Exploded
By: Rebecca Gadberry

Silicones are among the latest ingredients clients love to hate. Discover some facts and basic chemistry to clear up the mythology now being spun about this ingredient.

Jul 31, 2014 | 03:55 PM CDT

Source of Innovation: The Story of Ingredients

Source of Innovation: The Story of Ingredients
By: Sara Mason

Beauty ingredient suppliers are constantly working on innovative ingredient options, seeking out inspiration from many different sources.

Jul 21, 2014 | 10:29 AM CDT

Early-career Physicians Awarded Half a Million Dollars to Study Psoriatic Disease

National Psoriasis Foundation

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.

Jul 18, 2014 | 10:24 AM CDT

Promising New Eczema Drug in Early Trials

Promising New Eczema Drug in Early Trials

A new drug that scientists hope will relieve the debilitating itching of chronic eczema has shown promising results in early trials.

Jul 16, 2014 | 10:17 AM CDT

Sandalwood Scent Found to Facilitate Skin Regeneration

Sandalwood Scent Found to Facilitate Skin Regeneration

Skin cells possess an olfactory receptor for sandalwood scent, as researchers at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum have discovered.

Jul 10, 2014 | 10:41 AM CDT

Hypertension Medication Found to Increase Risk of Psoriasis

Hypertension Medication Found to Increase Risk of Psoriasis

Women with long-term high blood pressure appear to be at an increased risk for the skin condition psoriasis.

Jun 27, 2014 | 04:19 PM CDT

New Invention Provides Affordable & Effective Treatment for Keloid Scars

New Invention Provides Affordable & Effective Treatment for Keloid Scars

A new invention by researchers from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore provides a simple, affordable and—most importantly—highly effective way for patients to self-treat keloid scars.